Assistant or Associate Professor, Imaging Sciences

Kentucky, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Feb 08, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Assistant OR Associate Professor, Imaging Sciences,
Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program

The Kinesiology, Health & Imaging Sciences Department at Morehead State University is accepting applications for TWO full-time tenure-track position as an Assistant OR Associate Professor of Imaging Sciences in the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program. The anticipated start date is August 9, 2021.

Morehead State University is located in Morehead, KY, a designated Kentucky Trail Town, nestled in Daniel Boone National Forest, in close proximity to Cave Run Lake. This location provides opportunities for a wide-range of outdoor recreation activities. Additionally, Morehead State University is relatively close to a number of larger cities including Lexington, KY, Louisville, KY, and Cincinnati, OH. Morehead State University delivers a strong and affordable education for friendly, ambitious students who thrive in a student-focused learning environment defined by small class sizes and faculty committed to teaching and student success.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The Assistant OR Associate Professor will provide both didactic and laboratory instruction and serve as either the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program Coordinator or the Clinical Coordinator. These positions require systematic evaluation of students’ comprehension of didactic, laboratory, and clinical instruction by utilizing criterion-referenced evaluation methods. Participation in curriculum development, admission processes, and coordination of clinical education and evaluation methods. Engagement in scholarship, professional development and service is an integral part of the tenure process at Morehead State University.

REQUIREMENTS: A terminal master’s degree in the field is required; preferably in Imaging/Radiologic Sciences (a related area may be considered, i.e. Health Sciences, Health/Hospital Administration). Certified as a Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer in Abdomen and Obstetrics/Gynecology. The equivalent of two-years full-time clinical experience as a diagnostic medical sonographer. A minimum of one year of teaching experience in a clinical or educational setting.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Certified as a Radiographer and/or a Vascular Technologist.

SPONSORSHIP: This position is not budgeted for Visa Sponsorship.

Morehead State University is a comprehensive, regionally focused university providing high quality instruction at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The University has an enrollment of over 10,000 students. To apply, visit: and complete the MSU Application for Employment along with a letter of application, curriculum vita including the name and contact information for three references and unofficial transcripts. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For preferred consideration, apply by 03/08/2021. Contact the Office of Human Resources at (606) 783-2097 should you have questions about our online application. Please contact Wretha Goodpaster, the search committee chair, at for questions regarding this position. MSU is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.